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6 Day Detox, Meditation, and Yoga Holiday in Heraklion, Crete

Om Shanti retreat center, Amiras, Ano Viannos 700 04, Heraklion, South Crete, Crete, Greece

Detoxifying Yoga and Meditation Retreats Crete

Come and join Anja Hettich on a yoga and detoxification retreat in the breathtaking island of Crete, Greece. In this retreat, you will undergo cleansing through yoga practice and organic liquids that will surely leave your body cleaner inside and more energetic outside. Keeping the body free of toxins, free radicals, and other nasty things that can end up in our insides is essential to maintaining a healthy life. Most importantly, consider this wellness holiday as a loving gift to yourself. Om Shanti Yoga & Holidays are the first Yoga center who offers to detox now some years and have a lot of experience now. Also, internet detoxing available if you like.

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  • Morning and evening yoga classes
  • Pranayama and meditation sessions
  • Daily detox smoothies and veggie soups
  • Group-sharing and inspiration-evoking activities
  • A detoxifying massage with special flowers and herbs
  • Healthy local herbs and plant tea infusions
  • 5 nights accommodation
  • 2 vegetarian meals

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Yoga styles

4 days with instruction in English
The organizer also speaks: German, Greek
Group size: Maximum of 10 participants
Airport transfer available:
Heraklion International Airport (US$72 per person)
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  • Dining area
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Luggage room / storage
  • Meditation garden
  • Yoga shala
  • Internet access
  • Parking lot
  • Wireless internet
  • Outdoor shower

You will be accommodated in shared double rooms in Om Shanti's retreat center. which are all cleansed for a save stay in this time...The center is an old stone house with a garden that is nice and refreshing during the summertime. They have a total of five double rooms that have all been restored in the original style of the house. They are open to either yoga and wellness holidays, or any planned personal vacations.


Detoxifying the body through yoga brings additional benefits which cannot be achieved through other means of detoxification or diet alone. Also, detoxification through yoga improves the function of internal organs and removes impurities from them. The days will start with drinking warm lemon water to give a kick to the lever. Next will be one and a half hours of morning Hatha yoga practice, with asanas, pranayama, and meditation sessions.

You will then get to enjoy a morning smoothie, followed by group sharing and inspiration-evoking activities. After this, a mid-day smoothie will be served, and participants will be given their daily free time to enjoy relaxing leisure activities in the retreat center, or explore the gorgeous beach nearby. For one of the retreat days, you will be able to enjoy an oil massage featuring special flowers and herb essences to detoxify through the skin.

During the evenings, you will come back to the center for another set of an hour and a half of Hatha yoga practice. Soup will be the evening meal, and after that, mantra and kirtan sessions will be available. You also have the option to spend free time basking in the the silence of the mountain village surrounding the center.


Anja Hettich

Retreat location

This detox yoga retreat will take place in Om Shanti's retreat center in Amiras, a mountain village on the south side of Crete island in Greece. The area has the quietness of the mountains in the back and the vastness of the Libyan Sea in front. The energy is very special and calming. You can go trekking in the woods and mountains, or visit some of the most beautiful beaches on Crete.


  • Heraklion International Airport - 60 kilometers



  • Cooking classes
  • Massage
  • Mountain walking / trekking nearby
  • Reiki
  • Spa
  • Swimming nearby


  • Balcony
  • Beach nearby
  • Dining area
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Garden
  • Lounge
  • Multilingual staff
  • Terrace
  • Yoga deck


  • Car rental

This Yoga Retreat is vegetarian-friendly

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During this retreat, five days will be dedicated to a cleansing process where participants will be consuming soups, green, and other Ayurvedic smoothies, juices, herbal teas, and water. For the first, second and final days, you will be served with a light vegetarian meal, (Kitcheri or some other Ayurveda food) and salads, fruits will be offered. All plants and herbs are collected locally in Crete.

The following meals are included:

  • Drinks

The following drinks are included:

  • Water
  • Tea
  • Detox juices

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Vegetarian
  • Raw food
  • Ayurvedic
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

During your free time, you can go choose to venture in discovering the natural wonders of Crete like the beaches and mountains. You can take a swim or go walking around the vicinity and trails. On Mondays or by appointment, cooking lessons are available after the seminars, and these are on a donation basis.

Spa treatments

You have an oil massage included in the price of the retreat. However, you can book Reiki treatments and initiations, and other massages available in the retreat center, at additional costs.

What's included

  • 5 nights accommodation
  • 1 oil massage
  • 2 vegetarian meals at the beginning and end of the program
  • Daily detox smoothies, veggie soups, and herbal infusions
  • Daily morning and evening Hatha yoga classes
  • Daily pranayama and meditation sessions
  • Mantra chanting and kirtan sessions

What's not included

  • Any additional activities, services, or trips
  • International airfare cost
  • Transfer services to and from the airport

How to get there

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Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Heraklion International Airport (HER). Transfer from and to this airport is available upon request.

Airport: Heraklion International Airport Airport transfer available: Heraklion International Airport (US$72 per person) Additional charges may apply. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 30% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.

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6 days / 5 nights
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